By Marc Eliot

The definitive biography of mythical singer-songwriter Paul Simon.

Paul Simon, one of many country's preferred musicians, has been a dynamic artistic strength for greater than part a century. Now New York Times bestselling biographer Marc Eliot attracts on wide examine and unique interviews to track the excellent lifestyles and profession of this iconic musician. alongside the best way Eliot examines Simon's early struggles to prevail as a singer-songwriter, the ups and downs of his decades-long collaboration with artwork Garfunkel, his at-times obsessive admiration and aggressive force with Bob Dylan, his musical triumphs resembling Still loopy in the end those Years and Graceland, the astounding failure of his Broadway musical The Capeman, and masses more.

  • The first entire biography of Paul Simon and his music
  • Explores the complicated courting among Paul Simon and artwork Garfunkel via years in their musical breakups and reunions
  • Reveals own information, with interviews, of Simon's lifestyles clear of music
  • Includes dozens of specific pictures, a number of released for the 1st time

Whether you grew up hearing vintage Simon and Garfunkel songs or got here to like Paul Simon's tune via his solo albums, this hugely unique biography provides you with a brand new figuring out of this gifted artist and the numerous mind-blowing twists and turns of his existence and paintings as a songwriter, a performer, and an icon of Boomer Generation.

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